The Power of Positive
July 21, 2011
Hour 1: Is positive thinking really that powerful? Our guest this hour thinks it may actually be necessary for survival. We’ll talk with Tali Sharot , research fellow at the Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging  at University College London and author of the new book “The Optimism Bias: A Tour of the Irrationally Positive Brain ” (Pantheon, 2011).
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URL to article: http://www.kera.org/2011/07/21/the-power-of-positive/
URLs in this post:
 Tali Sharot: http://www.fil.ion.ucl.ac.uk/~tsharot/
 Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging: http://www.fil.ion.ucl.ac.uk/
 The Optimism Bias: A Tour of the Irrationally Positive Brain: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ebb_2StFk3E
 Download: http://podcastdownload.npr.org/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/77/510036/138588088/KERA_138588088.mp3
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